Safety 1st Grow and Go Car Seat Review


  A car seat purchase is one of the most important purchases we will ever make- not only will it keep your child safe, but it is also the one piece of equipment that they will spend hours of their lives sitting, eating, drinking, sleeping, pooping, peeing, screaming. talking, whining, and crying in. So my advice? Make it a good purchase. We recently installed the … [Read more...]

REVIEW: Rainier Convertible + Booster Car Seat from Diono

Diono rainer

One of the biggest questions we get at Baby Gizmo is what car seat is good for fitting three across the back seat of a sedan or SUV. There are only a few choices that can make this happen on the market and Diono is one of those brands that has it! Our friends at Pregnancy Magazine have a full review on one of their favorite Diono car seats - the Rainier. If you’re hoping … [Read more...]

Britax Marathon ClickTight Ultimate Comfort Series

Britax Marathon ClickTight: Comfort Series

We've talked before about the fabulous Britax ClickTight car seats. Whether you are installing the car seats rear-facing or forward-facing, the ClickTight Technology will make it easier to get a proper (and safe!) installation every time.  Honestly, it is one of the easiest to install convertible car seats that you can buy. Plus, with SafeCell Impact Protection, your child is … [Read more...]

Cosco Scenera NEXT Convertible Car Seat Review (VIDEO)

cosco scenera next

Looking for a budget-friendly car seat for your child? Cosco has recently launched the Scenera NEXT convertible car seat that will keep your child safe in the car while preventing you from having to second mortgage your house to buy it. The Cosco Scenera NEXT features side impact protection, a high rear-facing weight limit, easy-to-remove machine-washable fabric, and the … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 9


  GIVEAWAY CLOSED! Congrats to our winners - Cheryll C. - Maxi Cosi Pria 85 Heidi E. - Quinny Buzz Xtra 2015 On the 9th Day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me... (TWO WINNERS TODAY!) Winner #1: MAXI COSI PRIA 85 CONVERTIBLE CAR SEAT The Pria 85 is the only premium convertible car seat that offers a first-class ride from 14-85 pounds. Featuring premium … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas 2014 Giveaway – Day 2

Britax Clicktight

GIVEAWAY CLOSED! CONGRATS TO OUR WINNERS -  Alyssa D and her friend Brianna L.   On the second day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me... is another Win for you AND a friend Party!! (Annnddd...Canada is in on this one! Just not Quebec!) A Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat (for you AND a friend!)   Did you know that 3 out of 4 child … [Read more...]

Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Demo (VIDEO)


Hollie has been posting a lot of videos for you from the ABC Kids Expo, but this is my favorite by far. As a mom of 2, I know how much we all dread installing the car seat. Well, say hello to the Britax ClickTight Convertible Car Seat, released last month and starting at $329.99, this convertible seat took Hollie 12 SECONDS- oh yes, just TWELVE SECONDS- to install! … [Read more...]

Chicco NextFit Convertible Car Seat Review

Chicco NextFit Convertible

The highly anticipated Chicco NextFit has officially launched. Following the popularity of its little sis, the KeyFit Infant Car Seat, the NextFit is stocked with innovative features to make it easy for parents to install correctly every time. This convertible car seat accommodates children 5 lbs up to 65 lbs (or 50" - whichever comes first!). We got our hands on one of … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Highlights the Different Car Seat Options for Your Child (VIDEO)


When you are expecting your first child, the variety of car seat options can be overwhelming. Friends, store clerks and other parents are throwing around words like "bucket seat", "booster", "convertible", "forward-facing", "rear-facing", "high back booster", "infant seat" and many more and you might just look at them like a deer in headlights. "Why so many choices?" "How … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo 12 Days of Christmas Day 3

Britax Giveaway

Congrats to the winners: Britax Baby Carrier - #6774 - Rachel E. Britax Convertible Car Seat - Entry #927 - Megan A. On the third day of Christmas, Baby Gizmo gave to me... Britax Convertible Car Seat (of my choice!) & a Britax Baby Carrier Today we are choosing TWO winners! Woot! Woot! One winner will receive the Britax Convertible Car Seat of their choice and … [Read more...]

Child Passenger Safety Week Day 4 – Rear-Facing Harness Position (GIVEAWAY)

Rear-Facing Harness

Congrats to our winners - Entry #1626 - Sappho W. Entry #1170 - Angeline R. It’s Day 4 of Child Passenger Safety Week and since yesterday was all about forward-facing, today is all about the rear-facing harness position. When your child is rear-facing (and this *should* be until the child is AT LEAST 2 years old and preferably up to maximum weight/height limits of their … [Read more...]

IAlert – The Car Seat that Alerts You of a Problem


The First Years is introducing a revolutionary new car seat monitoring system that is designed to alert parents of potentially life-threatening situations. Built into The First Years True Fit Convertible Car Seat (for use from 5 to 65 lbs), the IAlert system monitors a child in the seat and notifies parents or caregivers via their smartphone if their child: Rides in a rear … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo Spotlight Review: Peg Perego Primo Viaggio 5-70 Convertible Car Seat


Peg Perego has entered into the convertible car seat world. They have long been known for their popular Primo Viaggio Infant Car Seat but now you should know that they offer a convertible seat that will take your child from 5-70 lbs. We had a chance to check out this new Primo Viaggio 5-70 Convertible Car Seat up close and personal and we have to say that it has some stand out … [Read more...]

Baby Gizmo YouTube Giveaway Extravaganza Day 5 – Britax Car Seat


Congratulations to our Day 5 winner - Entry #1272 - Katie Jacobs Baby Gizmo hit 5 MILLION video views on YouTube and we are celebrating with YOU!  Woot! Woot! We are giving away a fabulous prize every day (Monday-Friday) for six weeks to one lucky winner! Each day (Monday through Friday) we are going to re-feature one of our fabulous video reviews from our collection that … [Read more...]

Upcoming 2012 Products to Get Excited About


Have a spring or summer baby on the way? There are many new products coming soon that we know you'll be excited about. We are! Here are a few of our favorite upcoming 2012 products. Baby Jogger City Mini GT The City Mini GT is probably one of the most anticipated strollers for 2012.  It is the beloved City Mini but souped up with forever-air tires, taller seat back, … [Read more...]